Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 76.5% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Commodities

Trade gold and silver, as well as coffee, cocoa, cotton, orange juice, sugar, oil, gas and more. When you trade commodities, you enter an exciting market with suppliers, merchants and large buyers who protect their prices on future deliveries by locking in prices today. See our instruments and pricing tables below

Precious metals

Trading precious metals with Pepperstone means receiving access to a range of six metal pairs traded against either the US dollar, the Australian dollar or the Euro.

Gold and silver

We offer four precious silver and gold crosses on our platforms. Gold and silver are traded against both the US dollar and euro in a similar way to other currency pairs on the platform.

Instrument Contract size per standard lot Used margin per 1 lot Minimum Spread (pips) Average Spread (pips) Session times
XAUUSD 100 ounces 5% 0.5 1.02 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAUEUR 100 ounces 5% 0.5 1.6 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAUAUD 100 ounces 5% 0.5 2.94 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAGUSD 5000 ounces 10% 0.5 1.14 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAGEUR 5000 ounces 10% 1.3 1.56 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)

Platinum and palladium

We offer platinum and palladium on our MetaTrader4, MetaTrader 5 and cTrader platforms. Platinum and palladium are both traded against the US dollar, much like other currency pairs on the platform.

Instrument Contract size per standard lot Margin requirement from as low as Minimum spread Average spread Session times
XPTUSD 100 ounces 10% 5 12.92 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+3)
XPDUSD 100 ounces 10% 44.5 114 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+3)

Soft commodities

Soft commodities present good diversification for traders as their prices are built around the moving and delivering of physical assets. Traders enter an exciting market with suppliers, merchants and large buyers, which protects their prices on future deliveries and locks in key strategic supplies. At maturity, each financial trade gives rise to the delivery of a commodity cargo somewhere in the world, making this an exciting global range of trading instruments.

Symbol Contract size per standard lot Used margin per 1 lot Minimum Spread (Pips) Average Spread (Pips) Date of next rollover Session times
Cotton 10,000 lbs 10% 16 16.76 Undated* 09:00-21:15
Sugar 10,000 lbs 10% 4 4.61 Undated* 10:30-20:00
Coffee 10,000 lbs 10% 4.2 4.62 Undated* 11:15-20:30
Cocoa 1 Tonne 10% 4.8 5.39 Undated* 11:45-20:30
Orange Juice 2,000 lbs 10% 10 10.67 Undated* 15:00-21:00

*Cash contracts are undated and will incur a daily swap charge. Please see the specifications section on the platform for current swap charges.

Energy

Oil and gas products are tradable commodities on MetaTrader 4, MetaTrader 5 and cTrader, and are available to all Pepperstone account holders.

Instrument Contract size per standard lot Minimum spread Average spread Session times
XTIUSD 100 barrels 0.5 0.5 01:00 to 23:59(GMT+2)
XBRUSD 100 barrels 0.7 0.7 03:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XNGUSD 10,000 MMBtu 0.6 0.8 01:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)

Trade commodities with the lowest spreads

We source our prices from multiple liquidity providers to give you some of the lowest spreads on the market.

Find out more about our low spreads across a range of asset classes.

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